Stay alert for possible hazards during each task you perform, particularly during the final stages of a job. Don’t let familiarity with the job site dull your hazard radar.
Here come the holidays! Which means extra food, extra parties, extra gifts, and…best of all, extra requests for some time off from your staff! The flood of requests can induce a few moments of panic, especially if your business tends to pick up at this time of year. But if you plan ahead and stay… Read more »
Never operate a piece of machinery until you have been trained on it and fully understand the safety procedures, including what to do in an emergency.
Workplace safety should be a priority for all companies. Without a commitment to a safe working environment, employees are at risk. It can jeopardize the quality of your product and cost your company time and money. In a safe working environment, employees can concentrate on their tasks, trusting that they’re not in danger. Engagement will… Read more »
A talent shortage means that greater demand for talent can lead to greater opportunities. Candidates are far from desperate, so they can weigh their options and take their time exploring every possibility before accepting an offer. Meanwhile, companies have to appeal to the best, most talented candidates by showing that they’re the best place to… Read more »
Know where the emergency eyewash stations & showers are located & how to use them.
Back problems are very real for millions of people. And when your back is injured, it affects everything you do, every little movement you make. Some can be very, very serious and require surgery and others can be fixed with ice and proper rest. But even if your job doesn’t require a lot of physical… Read more »
Employers have a responsibility to provide a safe workplace for their employees. Without the guarantee of a safe environment, employees can’t be expected to perform their jobs effectively. Instead of being able to focus on their tasks and duties, they’re probably watching their backs, afraid of the hazards and dangers that might lurk around each… Read more »
It’s that time of year again! The start of school can be stressful for any family—new routines, a change in schedule, a tough transition for everyone. And no matter what, the chances are good that some of that stress will carry over into your employees’ work life, so it could be a tough transition for… Read more »
Have a happy and safe Labor Day! Remember to wear seat belts when traveling and don’t drink and drive!